Forum discussion tagged with Crucial.
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    Question 100% SSD activity with notebook cooler while gaming

    Hi Everyone, I am facing an interesting issue with my MSI GE65 RAIDER SF. Not a long ago I have purchased a Cooler Master Notepal XL cooler. When it is not under the laptop, I am able to play games with solid 40-70 fps. When it is under the laptop, I can play stable 100-120 fps, but sometimes...
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    Question Zephyrus GA502D Crucial SSD Boot logo issue

    I purchase a M.2 SSD from crucial 500gb to add into my laptop GA502D ROG from ASUS. For sometime, the ssd works fine, but on some cases either i shutdown the laptop or sleep the laptop by closing the lid, and when i turn on the laptop, it stuck at the asus boot logo. I can't access the bios, the...
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    Solved! Is my laptop Compatible with Crucial Ram?

    I have a HP Pavillion 15 AU006TX Laptop and I'm looking to fill up the extra slot of RAM With Crucial 8GB DDR4-2400 SODIMM CT8G4SFS824A Will this be compatible with my laptop? My laptop's CPU Z Config is attached here...
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    Bios recognizes the drive, but not windows

    Dell 15 7577 Drive (that i am having issues with): Crucial MX200 1TB SATA 2.5 Inch Internal Solid State Drive - CT1000MX200SSD1 Typically if the Bios recognizes the hard drive it apparently will or should show up under disk management. It does not show up at all under disk management. You...
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    Laptop Freezing after Installing Crucial MX300 SSD

    I have owned my Samsung Notebook NP-QX411-W02UB for over 4 years, and just last month I decided it was time to replace the original 1TB HDD it originally came with to a Crucial MX300 SSD 525 GB. Not once have i ever had a problem with this laptop until i installed this SSD. It constantly freezes...
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    What are Hangouts?

    I'm trying to free space on my Moto G. I don't know what Hangouts are. Are they crucial? Can they be deleted/uninstalled?
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    RAM Upgrade or Storage upgrade? On a Budget.

    Hey guys, I'm looking for some help with upgrading my computer, and I'm pretty new to the tech industry. And I'm only trying to spend about $160 at most. 7 months ago I bought a Dell Inspirion 15 7000 7567 Gaming Laptop. SPECS: -7th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-7300HQ Quad Core -Windows 10 Home...
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    Crucial MX300 vs Samsung Evo 850

    Hi , I will upgrade my macbook pro 2011 HD from HDD to SSD , So I went to near shop and I found 2 types of SSD First is Samsung Evo 850 250 GB for 150 $ Second is Crucial MX 300 275 GB for 120 $ I'm really confused which one to buy , as I can see significant difference for Gb/Price...
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    Cant boot from m.2 ssd but computer recognizes it

    Hello, I recently bought a Crucial MX300 275GB M.2 ssd to use with my Acer vn7-591g. I formatted it and cloned my old drive over with no issues. The laptop recognizes the SSD everywhere, but for some reason it won't boot from it. When I unplug the hard drive and try to power it on it says "No...
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    Solved! macbook pro ssd - can they be the same? will it make my machine faster?

    i have recently upgraded my mid 2010 17" macbook pro's hard drive to ssd (Crucial 275 GB Internal SSD - MX300) and would like to upgrade the cd drive to 1tb ssd. Do they have to be the same type of ssd? would I have to get crucial again or can i get samsungs 850 pro ssd? also would upgrading the...
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    30pin or 40pin, what is the difference?

    I'm looking to replace the screen in my kid's notebook and everything I read indicates that getting a screen with the right connector is one of the crucial details. How do I know if I need 30pin or 40pin?
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    Laptop Dual channel Ram Mixing

    Hey guys, I just bought the Acer Aspire E 15 E5-575G-53VG laptop with dedicated graphics and it has DDR4 8gb 2133 MHz / PC4-17000 Ram installed with and extra slot in the same channel. I purchased from crucial a compatible 4GB DDR4 2400 MHz / PC4-192000. I did not realize I had to match the Ram...
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    Is Crucial MX300 M.2 SSD compatible with Dell Inspiron 7559?

    Hi, I am planning to fill the m.2 slot of my Inspiron 7559 with this product. As far as I know, MX200 works well with this laptop but I am not sure about MX300. Thanks Tahmid
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    Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 14-ISK RAM Upgrade Bootup Slow

    RAM Upgrade Bootup Slow I bought a new Lenovo IdeaPad Y700 14-ISK Laptop 2 days ago. Configuration: Intel Core i7 6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz, 2601 MHz, 4 Cores, 8 Logical Processors Samsung 8GB RAM DD4-2133 (1066 Mhz) (Serial # M471A1G43DB0-CPB) 1TB HDD 2GB AMD Radeon R9 M375 Windows 10 64-bit OS...
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    How do I install an SSD in a Laptop

    I am planning on buying this SSD from Crucial's website. I will install it in my HP ENVY 2014 "Crucial BX200 240GB SATA 2.5" 7mm (with 9.5mm adapter) Internal SSD"...
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    ASUS X555LB ram upgrade to 16gb?

    I am planning to upgrade me new ASUS X555LB 8gb ram to 16gb ram. The Crucial website http:// and the official Intel Ark says it supports up to 16 gb of ram. What do you think? Is it risky to update? If no should it be the same brand if I buy a new one? Thank you for the answers! :)
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    Laptop upgrades- ASUS P550C-XH51

    Bought this laptop last april Current OEM specs: 5400 rpm 500GB HDD (not sure if 2.5" or 1.8") 4GB (non-removable) RAM and what appears to be an expansion slot (max specs up to 10GB?*) Win 7 pro 64-bit so far Im looking at a...
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    Just got my MSI GE72 6QD and purchased another 8GB RAM from crucial. How do I insert the new RAM??

    Just got my new laptop and ordered some extra RAM to go with (came with 8 max support is 16). Anyone know how I go about inserting the new RAM? Is it easy or should I have a proffesional do it for me?
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    Crucial M500 SSD in Macbook Pro 15" (early 2011) optical bay?

    I'm running Yosemite on a Macbook Pro 15" (early 2011) and I would like to put a Crucial M500 960GB SSD in its optical bay using the OWC Data Doubler. The drive currently sits in a Firewire 800 external enclosure. I already have a SSD in the main bay of the laptop. I understand the SATA issues...
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    Toshiba laptop CPU upgrade c655-s5049, an antique by todays standards

    But I'm frugal....CHEAP.....trying to squeeze a little more life. scanned at and got HDD recommendations. Toshiba c655-s5049 The only changes I've made was a RAM upgrade- to 4 Mb I'm not a computer guy, so my terms might be lacking... basic uses- internet surfing and streaming...
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    Quick Question About Drivers

    Hello and good morning/evening/night Tom's Hardware Forums! I would like to make a quick question about drivers I just bought an NP8278-S from sagernotebooks (well, It's actually at my relative's house in USA and he'll send it to me later) when he set (set as past tense) windows 8.1 up he...
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    what ram does sager use?

    Good evening/morning! Does anyone know what brand does sager use in NP8278-S (12GB DDR3 SDRAM at 1600MHz - 3 X 4GB)? They use good ram don't they? I don't know much about brands but I guess Korsair, Kingston and Crucial are pretty much the best ones are there any others to consider?
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    I know you guys get this often but i need a really fast gaming laptop. My budget is about 700-75. 800 ONLY IF CRUCIAL. But i

    Please tell me about any deals or when to buy as well. Thanks!
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    What happends If I exceed my RAM limit

    I have my PC which currently has 2GB of ram and want to upgrade it to 4GB but on crucial says my maximum is already at 2GB, my pc's info are Manufacturer ASUSTek Computer INC. Model P5PL2-E Total amount of system memory: 2.00 GB RAM System type 64-bit operating system Number of processor...
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    my pioneer bcs-222

    I'm finding this unit very good for my needs but it annoyingly just shuts off after a certain period of time - usually when in the middle of watching something crucial. OK, with modern catch-up TV, sky+ ect, not a big drama. I would however like to stop this happening. Any ideas please?
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    Blu ray player

    Hi I was wondering has anyone come out with a free blu ray player application that's good for pc yet? Looking to make a multimedia pc and this is kind of crucial. Thanks. All I want is to watch blu rays on my pc thanks.
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    Msata storage question!

    Hey guys :D Is it smart to purchase a 480gb msata chip for my Clevo laptop? I have only 250gb SSD inside and that's really not enough. Any other recommendations? Tips or suggestions are welcome, and I don't know if there's anything special about the installation I should know. I'd take 480gb...
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    Will these upgrades work for a HP Pavilion G6 1c51nr

    I have a HP Pavilion 1c51nr, and I want it to be faster for when I do work and the occasional mobile gaming. (After building a gaming desktop my laptop is as slow as a tortoise in comparison) I figured that these parts here: should be compatible...
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    Max ram upgrade for Asus ux32vd

    Had intention to upgrade ram but have a few queries. 1. What is the max ram capacity of Asus ux32vd r4041h? Read up on a few articles and forums. A lot mentioned that ux32vd has max of 10GB. Does it applies to all models under x32vd family? 2. Which 8GB ram is compatible - Cosair vengenance or...
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    what cover do I remove to replace RAM cards?

    I am installing 2 Crucial 4 GB DDR3 memory cards. Which cover do I remove?
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    Researchers Prove Violent Video Games Change Your Brain

    Scientists at Indiana University (IU) believe to have delivered the first crucial piece of evidence that violent video games have, in fact, a long term impact on brain functions. Researchers Prove Violent Video Games Change Your Brain : Read more
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    Tone with a specific peak amplitude (in CoolEdit Pro)

    Hello, I am manipulating some materials for a psycholinguistic experiment in which I need to generate a tone and place it over the stimulus. A crucial part of this is that the tone shouldn't be more intense than the most intensive sound in the materials. I have analysed the materials with Praat...
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    Solved! Netbook ram question

    My netbook is the hp mini 210-1155DX. I searched and found this 2gb ram stick Then I went to newegg and puchased this one: I tried the...
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    16 Hot New Headphones

    Whether you’re jamming to Lady Gaga or catching up on podcasts, good headphones are a crucial tech accessory. Here are the hottest innovations hitting shelves 16 Hot New Headphones : Read more
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    Bill Gates Milestones: Part 2 (1980-1990)

    Feature - In our second article covering Bill Gates' milestones, we are looking at the Eighties, which were crucial for the struggling Microsoft to score a major product hit and open the cash flow floodgate. Bill Gates Milestones: Part 2 (1980-1990) : Read more
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    Need Component Switch Recommendations...

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Let's have 'em... Particularly interested in switches that you've had for a while and show no loss in quality. No signal degradation is of course is crucial. Anyone have this...